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Are Darling's dream numbers a winning ticket?

Alistair Darling says the UK will have to borrow a record £175bn this year in a Budget which also introduces a new 50p tax rate for earnings over £150,000.

Paul Mason examines how well the chancellor is managing the economy.


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